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Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
Jackson County woman killed in car crash
With Tony Cornish gone, what happens with House committee that focuses on guns and cops?
Minnesota vs. Minnesota: Agency pushes back in $5 billion 3M suit
Data: Feb. 19, 2018
Fan bus for state gymnastics
Marvin, Lamoureux score goals to send U.S. to gold-medal game at Olympics
LeBron's MVP performance guides team to All-Star win
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek persisting despite near 50-game goalless streak
Russian curler suspected of doping
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
Letter: Exchange student experiences first Thanksgiving, Christmas in Worthington
Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
Hazel May Jackson
John B. Taylor
Carlyle James Thaemlitz
Mary "Betty" Anderson
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
January 24, 2018
Editorial: Now's the time to get behind school board referendum
In our Jan. 13 edition, we published a story on Worthington Mayor MIke Kuhle’s support for the $68 million Independent School District 518 referendum, which will be decided upon Feb. 13. In the article, Kuhle also condemned the tactics of Worthington Citizens for Progress, which...
January 24, 2018 - 9:31am
January 12, 2018
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
If you get your news using Facebook, you deserve to know that the social media platform is changing the way it delivers that information to you....
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
August 15, 2017
Editorial: Newspapers remain the trusted source for news, advertising
Today's front page has no news on it. Subscribers already know that, of course, because it’s quite possible they gasped when they unfurled this edition on their doorstep. For those who are shocked or disappointed, let the feeling sink in for a moment, because this is what would...
August 15, 2017 - 10:21pm
June 23, 2017
As others see it: Newspapers still top choice for news
Those who believe newspapers are becoming a relic of the past should update their thinking. Survey after survey shows today’s local newspapers are still highly regarded and heavily relied upon for providing information residents trust and demand.
June 23, 2017 - 10:52pm
June 16, 2017
Column: Super Bowl effort benefiting youths across Minnesota
By Dana Nelson, Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee
June 16, 2017 - 10:46pm
June 13, 2017
Editorial: Worthington's big water win
It’s probably impossible to calculate just how many trips supporters of the Lewis & Clark Regional and Water System have made to St. Paul to secure money for the project.
June 13, 2017 - 10:26pm
May 4, 2017
From the Mayor's Desk: Let's not forget what Worthington has going for it
It was a disappointment to say the least that the movie theater project was put on hold last week.
May 4, 2017 - 10:03pm
April 5, 2017
As others see it: It's long past time for transportation funding deal
A transportation funding bill should have been agreed to years ago. The delay has caused the cost of road projects to skyrocket. Take the case of the current Highway 22 project between Mankato and Mapleton. MnDOT thought it could pave 12 miles from Blue Earth County Road 90 to Mapleton...
April 5, 2017 - 10:10pm
March 28, 2017
Editorial: We’re still here and serving our readers
Since our initial publication date of Aug. 31, 1872, the Daily Globe has remained a constant in the Worthington community. We are proud of that longevity, and we owe it all to you — our readers. After all, this is your paper, and today — just like nearly 145 years ago — our...
March 28, 2017 - 10:32pm
March 2, 2017
As Others See It: Minnesota’s Sunday liquor-sale vote inspires change
By voting to allow liquor sales on Sunday, the Minnesota Legislature is reminding Americans of why our country remains a superpower and a destination for immigrants from around the world. Wait a minute. Sunday liquor sales means all that? Really?
March 2, 2017 - 10:15pm
February 23, 2017
As Others See It: Kill Legislature’s secret-meeting exemption
Wait, wait, wait. Can this be right? The state of Minnesota way back in 1957 passed a law requiring that meetings of government bodies be open to the public. OK, that part makes good sense: No governing in secret. But the Minnesota Legislature exempts itself from the statute. As much...
February 23, 2017 - 10:09pm
February 14, 2017
Editorial: Biosciences one of Worthington's many assets
It’s often easy for Worthington residents to lament what they don’t have in their community, or ways in which the city could be a more appealing place to live. While it may be true that Worthington is by no means Utopia, we shouldn’t forget that we’ve got plenty to brag about....
February 14, 2017 - 8:44pm
February 9, 2017
Letter: Schomacker supports new RFA loan bill
A bill that will replenish funds for the Rural Finance Authority (RFA) loan program has been approved in the Minnesota House. I voted in favor the measure. The RFA can be vital to our local economy. I’m glad to see we’ve prioritized the program and I was happy to support it. Funds...
February 9, 2017 - 10:31pm
January 23, 2017
As Others See It: Best wishes to Donald Trump and America
A United States citizen took the presidential oath of office Friday, resulting in the peaceful transfer of leadership for the 71st time since President George Washington was first sworn into office in 1789. This is a historic fact in this American experiment of government by “we...
January 23, 2017 - 10:32pm
January 19, 2017
Column: Trump should prove he's no Putin 'puppet'
WASHINGTON -- After my aunt died recently, a cousin found in her papers the "Petition for Naturalization" that our great-grandfather signed in 1913, 13 years after emigrating from Russia.
January 19, 2017 - 10:07pm